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 - I ffl liLlM '.Tit i' Lincoln Lifg Club REGULARS...
I ffl liLlM '.Tit i' Lincoln Lifg Club REGULARS AND TWO NEW STARS ON INSURANCE NINE THIS YEAR I Lincoln Lifcs to Start with Nucleus of Last Season's Club in the Lineup Rube Adams, of Kcndallvillc, to Handle First Sacking Job "nap" Miller to Dothe Receiving "Bud" DcYilbis3 Looks Good, for Cap taincySacks, Chambers, DisltcL Watt and Bartcls All Expected Back on Team Dietrich Doped for Mound Duty Start Workouts Soon. t t K Mart Cleary, manager of Uio Lincoln Life baseball club, snapped Fort Wayne out of ita winter baseball lethargy today - with the announcement of the tentative lineup of the Insurance i, nine, teaming Rube Adams, Kcndallvill?, first Backer, and "Hap" Miller, Fort Wayne, Receiver, as the new acquisitions to the squad that opens the season at League park Sunday, Hay 1. f With tha mioritv of last season's club promising to frolic on the League park lot in Lifer uniforms again this year, and two 1 new stars already signed up, a repetition of last year s successes seems the prospect. RuhA Adam. thA ICAntlAllvllln man eiffned to ttfl tho Unit base ponltlon held last year iy mruoK liiacksmiiri, wno was killed In an accident laatfall, ntart - ed hla baaLal career with the KnndUI - vllle hljrh nchool, and after graduation lHared four years with Uio Kendallvlllo iceuo. jHaKinir.aecitioaiy frotxi ai ursi Imuio ho held that berth with tho Uotdicn (Iraya the past two ueaHonn Ilube bat left handed, thrown rlRht handed and Is a six footer. Ho packs a wallop with tho bat and will provo a strong addition to tho Fort Wayne cmipro outnt. "Hap" Miller caught last year for the Tlgwa, JVM local amateurs. He In a brother or Italph MUler, of the l'hlla - dolphla Nationals, Is a hlg fellow and looks good back of the bat. He caught In the city uerea at JLagiio park last fall where his work at tract eel the attention of Manager Clear and led to his being; signed lib Regulars pn the String "Hud" Devilblns, tho pep inn tiller and outfielder captain of lust year's outfit Is ezpeoteu back Alvie Dlstcl and Watt are mentioned for the other grans Jobs' The Infield lookjj like Adam at first. "Chris ( hambera lit second Ilnrtles at third and Hermlo" Sackn at short. etrich Is doped to do a big nharo of the hurling Cleary is ncoutlng fur more pitching strength and has a couple rroHpecta up his sleeve Liable and I offer are being considered to strengthen the catching staff, and Humbert, basketball star and n capablo receiver may figure In tho elimination Workout Weok from Sunday The weather rermittlng the first workout of tho squad will bo field at league park a wook from Hun day - on April 10, and a big crowd of candidates will be out for positions Regulars wilt not b picked until after tho last Sun uay in adhi. op for the opener May J. rati biuos using books a Tho lot is beng put In shapo, and Bel no IlooklniFfl with fast clubs of tho dls trtct are being arranged, and exhibition games with bjg leagueoutflta are 10 no worveu inio ino scneauie. jsck 'arker and Homer Vaterhouso are put - Lnir in a new Dark and a fast club KondaJlvllle. Auburn la stirring and ''X nerleti Froinines a nerleti Jlarry fark a fast 'auldlng club wljl again be Jn the running, as wlll Georgo Simmons' Klkharl nino and Mlshawaka's Indestructos The Garrett K. of G 'a have leased the ball grounds at Garrett and will put up a strong fight for the championship of northeastern Indiana Columbia City Is organising a club, and Defiance Is out with tho announcement that tho Ohio town will have a crew fit to stop all comers It looks like a big year In tho scml - proB Rube Poster's American G Ian to. the world's colored champions, will be hero for Saturday and Sunday games after tho season gets well under way. Raos Is Close Enough: DETROIT, Apr. 2 One game margin separated tho leadinir four contend - era for the amateur three - cushion billiards championship when the semifinals wore reached today W 1C H row er or tjmcago ana js. W. Liookabaugh, Llndcnwood. Ill , had each won Ave Kartvii And lost ono Walker Catder - wood. Detroit, waff in third place with four victories and II. 11 Kukris. Chlc was fourth, having won three and lost two Hrewcr and Kuhns were rtalred for one or toaaya games und CuhUruood inci tooKnoaugn in mo oiner J6hnny rhaifiplpn. hook for among makb right bt cither aro long

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  1. The Fort Wayne Sentinel,
  2. 02 Apr 1921, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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